A health promoting L.A.

An article by Jane Brody in Monday’s New York Times explores how some developers, urban planners and public health researchers are taking a different view of sprawl versus thoughtful urban infill development. Brody cites the work of UCLA researchers and others suggesting that in creating car-centric communities we may be fostering obesity, poor health, social [continue reading]

Get a move on to UCLA

Heads up, all you students moving back to UCLA this weekend. You might want to factor in a little extra time or a detour if your plan is to exit the 405 at Sunset Boulevard. Due to Sepulveda Pass Improvements Project construction, the northbound I-405 off-ramp at Sunset will be closed [continue reading]